Jun 25, 2020 Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Earns Another J.D. Power Plant Quality Award
CAMBRIDGE, ON, June 24, 2020 - Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Inc. (TMMC) was honoured today with yet another J.D. Power Plant Quality Award in the J.D. Power 2020 U.S. Initial Quality Study recognizing the world’s top automotive...
Jun 25, 2020 The Toyota & Lexus Technology That Helps Keep You Safe
TORONTO, ON, June 24, 2020 ― Imagine you are driving your car on a normal day. As you stop for a red light, you’re hit from behind because the driver behind you stopped watching the road. Now imagine that same situation, except this time the car stops...
Jun 24, 2020 Toyota’s Path to Safety Leadership
Throughout its history, safety has been among Toyota’s/Lexus’ top priorities. Toyota/Lexus is constantly innovating and enhancing technology that assist a driver’s ability to operate their vehicle, while helping to reduce or mitigate serious...
Jun 24, 2020 Toyota is conducting a safety recall involving certain Prius vehicles
TORONTO, ON (June 24, 2020) – Toyota is conducting a safety recall involving certain 2014-2015 Model Year Prius and 2014 – 2018 Model Year Prius vin Canada. Approximately 11,576 vehicles are involved in this recall. The involved vehicles were designed...
Jun 16, 2020 Leap Ahead, In The 2021 Toyota GR Supra
TORONTO, Ontario – June 17, 2020 – The love of driving runs deep for many – and the performance-first Toyota GR Supra embraces that passion. For 2021, Toyota Canada offers up the GR Supra in three exciting flavours at made-to-move prices, all designed to...
Jun 16, 2020 MIT AND TOYOTA RELEASE INNOVATIVE NEW VISUAL OPEN DATA TO ACCELERATE AUTONOMOUS DRIVING RESEARCH
CAMBRIDGE, MA – JUNE 15, 2020 – How can we train self-driving vehicles to have a deeper awareness of the world around them? Can computers learn from past experiences to recognize future patterns that can help them safely navigate new and unpredictable situations?
Jun 16, 2020 Toyota Offers Free Access to THUMS Virtual Human Body Model Software
TORONTO, ON, June 16, 2020 ― Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) today announced that it will make its Total Human Model for Safety (THUMS) software freely available from January 2021 as part of its efforts toward a safe mobility society. THUMS is a...
Jun 11, 2020 How Vehicles Talk to Pedestrians
Whenever we cross the street or wait for the walk signal, we have ingrained behaviours and ways to signal our intent to drivers. Similarly, drivers behave in a way that signals their intents to pedestrians. When developing automated vehicles, designers...
Jun 09, 2020 e-Scooters: A Roadmap to Vehicle Safety
An interview with Rini Sherony, a Senior Principal Engineer at the Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center (CSRC), who is currently leading a multi-year study aimed at collecting and analyzing real-world e-scooter riding data in order to better...
Jun 08, 2020 Canadian Businesses Help Food Banks Across the Country as Demand for Food Security Assistance Increases
Toronto, June 8, 2020 – It’s estimated that, even in prosperous times, more than one million Canadians rely on food banks every month. Today, the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting effects on the economy have exacerbated the situation to the point where food banks are facing unprecedented demand.